The Health Coverage Tax Credit (HCTC) Program
The HCTC helps make health insurance more affordable for eligible individuals and their families by paying 72.5% of qualified health insurance premiums. This page provides links to information for monthly participants, yearly filers, and our partners who help administer the HCTC .
HCTC Latest News and Background
Important Update: The legislation that authorizes the Health Coverage Tax Credit (HCTC) expires January 1, 2014 and the tax credit will no longer be available. Please visit the HCTC Expiration for more information regarding how this will affect the Monthly and Yearly HCTC.
HCTC Eligibility Requirements and How to Receive the HCTC
On this page you can find general requirements -- as well as information about receiving the Monthly HCTC and claiming the Yearly HCTC.
HCTC Information for Monthly Participants
If you are a current monthly HCTC participant, you can find information about managing your monthly HCTC account including:
Make a payment to the HCTC Program, including electronic payments
HCTC Information for our Partners
The HCTC Program partners with companies, unions, the Department of Labor, state workforce agencies, Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC), and tax professionals to administer the HCTC. Health Plan Administrators (HPAs) can also access this page to find helpful information on returning funds to the HCTC Program.
HCTC Information for Tax Professionals
Tax Professionals can find information on how they can help yearly filers claim the HCTC on their federal income tax return.
HCTC Quick References
You can find HCTC-related information including contact information, a glossary of common terms, frequently asked questions, link to our state-qualified health plans, and additional resources.
For more information about the HCTC, please contact us.